Halymenia villosa & De Clerck 2018
Halymenia villosa Huisman & De Clerck 2018: 291, fig. 82 F-H
Published in: Huisman, J.M. & De Clerck, O. (2018). Halymeniales. In: Algae of Australia. Marine benthic algae of north-western Australia. 2. Red algae. (Huisman, J.M. Eds), pp. 279-294. Canberra & Melbourne: ABRS & CSIRO Publishing.
Publication date: August 2018?
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: "Beagle Reef, W.A., 15°20.178'S, 123°30.774'E" [Western Australia] (Huisman & De Clerck 2018: 291). Holotype: J.M.Huisman; 19 Oct. 2011; epilithic at 16 m. PERTH 08714630 (Huisman & De Clerck 2018: 291).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), villous, shaggy with farily long soft straight not interwoven ascending hairs (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Created: 26 September 2018 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 26 September 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 14 April 2021.